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It's Already Tomorrow In Hong Kong

LAFF 2015 unveils competition line-up


Top brass at the 21st Los Angeles Film Festival have announced the US Fiction, Documentary and World Competition sections.

Jeonju Cinema Project 2015

Jeonju’s growing cinema project


South Korean festival grows focus on alternative, experimental and “adventurous” cinema.

Thomas Vinterberg

Cannes: EC drops MEDIA Prize


EXCLUSIVE: Talks underway for a new European Audience Prize.

James Franco and Megan Fox

Front Row locks 26 films from AFM

EXCLUSIVE: Oliver Stone and Audiard dramas, Mel Gibson action Blood Father and Ben Wheatley’s Free Fire among haul.


Bertrand Tavernier

Venice to honour Bertrand Tavernier

French director of award winners Round Midnight and The Clockmaker to receive Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement.

A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence

Magnolia acquires Venice winner Pigeon

The distributor has acquired US rights to Roy Andersson’s absurdist comedy that scooped the top prize at this year’s Venice Film Festival.

Ron Eyal and Eleanor Burke

Venice Biennale College selects 12 projects

Up to three low-budget features will be greenlit from the 12 selections.

Goodbye Mommy

RADiUS swoops on Venice hit Goodnight Mommy

EXCLUSIVE: RADiUS has picked up North American rights from Films Distribution to the recent Orrizonti premiere.

Venice 2014

Venice Market finds niche with gap financing market

Several projects in Venice’s inaugural European Gap-Financing Co-Production Market are on the verge of completing their financing.

A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence

Pigeon wins Golden Lion in Venice

Venice awards go to Roy Andersson dark comedy, Andrei Konchalovsky drama, Hungry Hearts.

The Dinner (i Nostri Ragazzi)

The Dinner wins Europa Cinemas Venice Label

Ivano de Matteo’s Italian film to receive promotional support from Europa Cinemas.

Return to Ithaca wins Venice Days

Laurent Cantet’s Spanish-language feature wins cash prize.

more from Venice

The Imitation Game

TIFF audiences honour Imitation

The Toronto International Film Festival leadership announced the juried and audience award winners as the 39th annual event wrapped on Sunday (September 14).

more from Toronto

Sworn Virgin

'Sworn Virgin' takes top prize at Hong Kong

Laura Bispuri’s Sworn Virgin won the Firebird Award in the Young Cinema Competition at this year’s Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF), which wrapped on Monday night.

Murmur of the Hearts

Sylvia Chang’s Murmur to open HKIFF

Philip Yung’s Port Of Call to close the festival.

Sylvia Chang

Hong Kong unveils Sylvia Chang focus

Taiwanese filmmaker and actress Sylvia Chang has been chosen as the Filmmaker in Focus at this year’s Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF).

BAM Festivals talk

Festival execs reveal top tips

Leading figures from film festivals in Cannes, London, Edinburgh and Hong Kong revealed their top tips for standing out from the rest when gaining selection to festivals.